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October 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

The October 2019 Digital Competition’s theme was “Open”. Judging Mark Laussade organized the judging by gathering experienced photographers who volunteered to judge.  Each of the classes had three judges, and Mark supplied the judges with voting pads.  Each judge voted on each photo with a score from 1 to 10.  Mark’s software gathered the scores, combined them, and showed the total on the screen.  Thus, … Continue reading October 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

Taylor Main Street Car Show Photo Walk – October 26, 2019

Michele Johnson is organizing a photo walk to be held in Taylor, Texas, on October 26 from 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM. The actual show is from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM Check out the event on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/749653798800904/ Note that general public event admission to the car show is free!  Only the people who are showing cars have to pay. Please use the form … Continue reading Taylor Main Street Car Show Photo Walk – October 26, 2019 »

Bri Thatcher – September 19, 2019

Speaker – Bri Thatcher Bri is the featured speaker at our “3rd Thursday” meeting on September 19. 2019.  Here is a preview of her presentation: Nothing will increase the level of your work more quickly that competing in PPA (Professional Photographers of America) style print competition. This presentation will give you an introduction into the often confusing world of PPA print competition.  Topics she will … Continue reading Bri Thatcher – September 19, 2019 »

September 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

The September 2019 Digital Competition’s theme was “Seeing Double“. Judging This competition introduced a new judging method pioneered by Mark Laussade.  Judging was done by a four-member panel and was moderated by Mark.  For each photo, Mark chose three of the judges, and each one of them would rate the photo from 1 to 10 via a keypad.  Thus, the total score for each photo … Continue reading September 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

August 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

The August 2019 Digital Competition was an open theme competition judged by Carol Schiraldi. Class 1 – Novice There were 14 Class 1 submissions with 3 awards. 1st Place – “Old Window” – Jim McDaniel 2nd Place – “Africa Tree Sunset” – Reid Wittliff 3rd Place – “F15 Eagle” – James Butler Class 2 – Advanced There were 18 Class 2 submissions with 4 awards. … Continue reading August 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

July 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

The July 2019 Digital Competition was an open theme competition judged by Phil Hawkins.  This competition was a little different than previous months since it was held on the third Thursday of July (the first Thursday was a holiday – July 4) and Phil was not the speaker for the meeting.  The speaker was Anthony Maddaloni who judged the March, 2019 competition. Class 1 – Novice … Continue reading July 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

Pfireworks Pfotowalk! – July 4, 2019

We will be Pfotographing Pfireworks in Pflugerville – an outing led by Clay Leben, Mark Laussade, and Phil Hawkins! TIME: 7 PMDATE: Thursday July 4th, 2019LOCATION: The Pfield Stadium, 1440 W Pecan Street, Pflugerville. This photo walk is an open activity so visitors and member guests are welcome. Of course, we would like you to join, and you can do so before coming or bring … Continue reading Pfireworks Pfotowalk! – July 4, 2019 »

Anthony Maddaloni – 68 Degrees Barton Springs Project – July 18, 2019

Speaker – Anthony Maddaloni on 68 Degrees Barton Springs and other Austin photo projects Anthony’s current projects include photographing the people at Barton Springs and also a City of Austin grant funded project titled Govalle Park, where he is photographing the baseball players. Meeting Details: Date: Thursday, July 18, 2019 starting at 7 PM.  (Note that this is the third Thursday in July since the first Thursday … Continue reading Anthony Maddaloni – 68 Degrees Barton Springs Project – July 18, 2019 »

June 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results

The June 2019 Digital Competition was On a Limb / Flight and judged by Josh Baker, our speaker for the evening. Class 1 – Novice There were 9 Class 1 submissions with 2 awards. 1st Place – One In A Hundred – Troy Carter 2nd Place – Very Close Veins – Jim McDaniel Class 2 – Advanced There were 20 Class 2 submissions with 4 … Continue reading June 2019 Digital Photography Competition Results »

3rd Thursday Hands-on Workshop – Backyard Wildlife – June 20, 2019

Backyard Wildlife by Brien Aho TIME: 7-9 PM DATE: Thursday, June 20, 2019 LOCATION: United Christian Church at 3500 West Parmer Lane, Austin, TX. 78727 – MAP This is a members only meeting; however, if you’d like to join, please do so prior to the event, and you are welcome to attend. Agenda 7:00-7:15 PM Meet & Greet, (Put on your name tag!) 7:15-7:30 PM Meeting Announcements, … Continue reading 3rd Thursday Hands-on Workshop – Backyard Wildlife – June 20, 2019 »